probably the Detroit Tigers dontrelle willis raking in about making 7 mil. this year with a major league era over 10 and currently playing for single A Lakeland
But, I'd probably say that Kei Igawa of the Yankees is the highest paid, cumulatively, in the history of the game. Igawa made most of his $20m salary while playing minor league ball.
Who was the highest paid MLB player in 1996?
Alex Rodriguez is the highest paid player and he's getting paid $32 million in 2011.
Johan Santana has the largest contract for a pitcher, with $132 million guaranteed for 6 years (an average of $22 million per year). He will make another $18.75 million if the Mets keep him for a seventh season, and $5.5 million if they do not.
joe torre with 7.5 million dollars
Joe Torre of the Los Angeles Dodgers. He gets paid $4.3 million
It depends. Some players in the nfl are paid higher than the players in the mlb. Some players in the mlb are higher paid than players in the nfl. It all depends on the player.
The highest paied playin in the 2012 season is Albert P. from the angles :)
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